Residents of Wilmington, Del. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $100K per year; other top-paying cities include New York, N.Y. (about $67K) and Woodbridge, N.J. ($57K). Bessemer Trust Company workers in Delaware earn the most — around $100K annually on average.
Trust Officers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $75K per year; Help Desk Specialists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $57K annually.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $69K per year on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $66K annually. The largest fraction of Bessemer Trust Company people (41 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $58K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $95K annually for Certified Trust and Financial Advisors; non-accredited workers make much less. Acquiring certification to be a Licensed Lawyer is rewarded with median pay of $75K per year. Bessemer Trust Company workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $59K on average.
When it comes to skills, Business Analysis seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $98K annually. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Exchange; on the survey, over a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of workers, and most survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Employees can also look forward to a company cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.